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SHM: More than a professional society. It's a movement.

Distinguish Yourself

SHM offers Fellows designations across a variety of membership levels including physicians, qualified practice administrators, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Raise your professional profile and demonstrate your leadership in hospital medicine.

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Now Accepting Applications for SHM's Awards of Excellence

Nominate yourself or a colleague today for outstanding performance in hospital medicine.

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Attend The Only Hospitalist-focused Leadership Program

SHM's expert faculty have created three leadership courses to benefit the many roles hospital medicine professionals have. Enhance your skills and network with leaders from across the country.

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Become a Member of SHM

Join the first and only association dedicated to supporting the needs of hospital medicine professionals. As a member of SHM, not only will you gain access to SHM's suite of member benefits, but you will also make an impact on patients and the entire hospital medicine community.


Sep 26 - Sep 29

Academic Hospitalist Academy

Hilton Denver Inverness, Englewood, CO
Oct 22 - Oct 23

SHM Leadership Academy 2018

JW Marriott parq Vancouver, Vancouver, BC

Featured Article

The Association of Inpatient Occupancy with Hospital-Acquired Clostridium difficile Infection

Mahshid Abir, MD, MSc, Jason Goldstick, PhD, Rosalie Malsberger, MS Claude M. Setodji, PhD Sharmistha Dev, MD Neil Wenger, MD, MPH

August 2018, Volume 13, Issue Number 8
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Limitations of Using Pediatric Respiratory Illness Readmissions to Compare Hospital Performance

Sunitha V. Kaiser, MD, MSc, Regina Lam, BA, Gabby B. Joseph, PhD, Charles McCulloch, PhD, Renee Y. Hsia, MD, MSc, Michael D. Cabana, MD, MPH, Naomi S. Bardach, MD, MS

Jul. 25, 2018 free

Does Patient Experience Predict 30-Day Readmission? A Patient-Level Analysis of HCAHPS Data

Zishan Siddiqui, MD, Stephen Berry, MD, Amanda Bertram, MS, Lisa Allen, PhD, Erik Hoyer, MD, Nowella Durkin, BS, Rehan Qayyum, MD, Elizabeth Wick, Peter Pronovost, MD, Daniel J. Brotman

Jul. 25, 2018 free

Hospitalists Target Inpatient Glycemic Control

Larry Beresford

Aug. 13, 2018 free

August 2018

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Positive Change through Advocacy

Ron Greeno, MD, MHM

Aug. 03, 2018 free

Documentation and Billing: Tips for Hospitalists

David Tong, MD, Bonnie Epps, MSN, RN

Aug. 03, 2018 free

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